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Despite losses, ER softball shows promise May Issue 2 2012

Despite losses, ER softball shows promise

After being swept by Dimond, Eagle River softball dropped two close games to Bartlett on Saturday, May 5 at Albrecht Fields.

Breaking strides May Issue 2 2012

Breaking strides

To say Dillon Pratt fully recovered from two, separate injuries three months apart would be the understatement of the year — or at least the middle school track season.

2012 Chugiak baseball team a self-assured group May Issue 2 2012

2012 Chugiak baseball team a self-assured group

Chugiak High’s baseball team isn’t the same as last year.

Eagle River High baseball loaded with returners May Issue 2 2012

Eagle River High baseball loaded with returners

The camaraderie shared between this year’s Eagle River High baseball team is unlike anything head coach Gregg Frost has seen.

Bike for Women attracts record field May Issue 2 2012

Bike for Women attracts record field

Anchorage’s Shanon Donley narrowly defeated Eagle River’s Sheryl Loan to win the Arctic Bicycle Club’s 2012 Alaska Bike for Women on Sunday, May 6 on Birchwood Loop in Chugiak.

Locals swimming  in medals after AK Junior Olympics May Issue 1 2012

Locals swimming in medals after AK Junior Olympics

Izzy Powers, 10, won six events and racked up 137 points en route to a girls 10 and under individual title at the Alaska Swimming Junior Olympic Championships at Bartlett High on April 26-29. Powers helped the Chugiak Aquatics Club to a ninth-place finish with a combined junior team score of 401.5 points. The Knik Swim Club was sixth with 789.5 points.

Chugiak rises to the test over Eagle River May Issue 1 2012

Chugiak rises to the test over Eagle River

Brady Sanders scored in the fifth minute to lift Chugiak to a 1-0 win over Eagle River and salvage a season split between the two local sides on Tuesday, May 1 at Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.

Chugiak girls complete sweep of rival Wolves May Issue 1 2012

Chugiak girls complete sweep of rival Wolves

Chugiak scored two first-half goals to down rival Eagle River 2-1 to keep bragging rights on South Birchwood for another year Tuesday, May 1 at Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.

Upperclassmen square off: 5 Mustangs earn individual wins, Warners takes gold for ERHS May Issue 1 2012

Upperclassmen square off: 5 Mustangs earn individual wins, Warners takes gold for ERHS

With five individual first-place finishes, Chugiak had a strong showing in the junior/senior meet held simultaneously with the freshmen/sophomore championships April 27-28 at Bartlett.

Youngsters shine at freshman/sophomore meet May Issue 1 2012

Youngsters shine at freshman/sophomore meet

The future of Chugiak and Eagle River High’s track and field programs are in good hands — and legs.